Shante' White
Shante' White
Height: 5-9
Year: Senior
Hometown: Syracuse, NY
High School: Henninger
Position: Throws

2011-12: Did not compete during the indoor or outdoor seasons.

2010-11: Named Most Improved for the outdoor track season. Won the MAC title in the hammer throw (206-4), setting UB and MAC meet records and earning first-team All-MAC honors. Also placed 15th in the discus (139-11) at the MAC meet. Finished 13th in the hammer (189-11) at the NCAA East Regional Preliminary Round. Finished fifth in the weight throw (56-4.75) and seventh in the shot put (46-2.75) at the MAC Indoor Championships. Set UB’s top indoor weight throw mark of 56-10 at the Penn State Sykes-Sabock Cup. 

2009-10: Finished fourth in the hammer throw (181-3) and ninth in the discus (146-9) at the MAC Outdoor Championships. Placed 34th in the hammer (170-11) at the NCAA East Preliminaries. Placed seventh in the weight throw (57-4.75) at the MAC Indoor Championships. Earned Coaches’ Award for the indoor season.

2008-09: Set UB’s top hammer throw (164-10) at Raleigh Relays. Finished 12th in the shot put (45-0.50) and 13th in the weight throw (52-6.50) at the MAC Indoor Championships. Finished 18th in the shot put (41-6) at the MAC Outdoor Championships.

High School: Captained one season at Henninger High School for coaches Cheryl McDonald and Jennifer Schueberlien. The Section III indoor and outdoor shot put and discus champion as a senior. Finished third outdoors (41-4.50) and fourth indoors (40-1) in the shot put and 10th in the discus (106-10) at the 2008 state championships.

Personal: Born May 1, 1990. Daughter of Vincent Anderson and Amanda White. Has six brothers and sisters (Amore’ White, Tanika Coleman, Brandi Anderson, Vanessa Anderson, Vincent Anderson Jr., Taylor Anderson). Hobbies include drawing. Favorite athlete is Laila Ali. Favorite movies are Coach Carter and Glory Road. Admires midwives. Majoring in nursing with plans on becoming a midwife.